NRG Energy Inc. Stock Rises Wednesday, Still Underperforms Market
This article was automatically generated by MarketWatch using technology from Automated Insights.
Shares of NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) inched 0.50% higher to $32.09 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.75% to 3,852.97 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.40% to 33,269.77. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. NRG Energy Inc. closed $15.73 below its 52-week high ($47.82), which the company achieved on May 26th.
The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Duke Energy Corp. (DUK) rose 1.07% to $104.81, Exelon Corp. (EXC) rose 1.32% to $43.73, and Sempra (SRE) rose 0.87% to $155.04. Trading volume (3.9 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.8 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled Janurary 4, 2023.
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
January 04, 2023 17:14 ET (22:14 GMT)
Copyright (c) 2023 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.